The World of Sports In a Nutshell

Want to know who won the big game, or crossed the finish line first, we've got your overview to the world of sports.

It's the Olympics of soccer... the final game of the World Cup was played in Germany pitting France against Italy. The game remained tied at one at the end of regulation, stayed that way through overtime, and went into a penalty kick shootout. In the end, Italy came away victorious with all 5 penalty kicks finding the back of the net to France's 3. Its the 4th time Italy has won the World Cup.

To the grass of Wimbledon, number one seed Roger Federer taking on number two seed, Rafael Nadal. In the end, Federer won his 4th straight Wimbledon title beating Nadal in four sets, 6-0, 7-6, 6-7, 6-3.

From natural turf to the asphalt of the Chicagoland Speedway and NASCAR. Jeff Gordon spun out Kevin Harvick with four laps to go, to take the checkered flag. Jimmie Johnson remains the points leader in the race for the chase.

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